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Heineken John Smith's Bitter (a.k.a. Cask and Original)

PubAddressLast Visit Seen
Horns InnRugeley, Staffordshire11 Mar 2018
The QuaysDarlington, Durham14 Nov 2015
Dog HouseNorwich, Norfolk28 Oct 2015
The Bouncing BarrelHerne Bay, Kent03 Sep 2015
The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse)Broadstairs, Kent27 Jul 2015
HarkersYork, North Yorkshire26 Mar 2015
Cover Bridge InnEast Witton, North Yorkshire13 Oct 2014
The Castle & FalconNewark, Nottinghamshire03 Aug 2014
Percy Vear's Real Ale HouseKeighley, West Yorkshire27 May 2014
Three CranesYork, North Yorkshire08 May 2014
TerraceYork, North Yorkshire08 May 2014
The AlbertHebden Bridge, West Yorkshire22 Mar 2014
Navigation TavernMirfield, West Yorkshire21 Mar 2014
RailwayWhittlesey, Cambridgeshire11 Jan 2014
Trent HouseNewcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear22 Nov 2013
Welby ArmsAllington, Lincolnshire12 Sep 2013
BroadwaysDidcot, Oxfordshire06 Sep 2013
Kings ArmsCaister-on-Sea, Norfolk13 Jul 2013
The Snickleway InnYork, North Yorkshire03 Jul 2013
The RailwayDoncaster, South Yorkshire01 Mar 2013
The White HorseMaidstone, Kent28 Sep 2012
The Concertina Band ClubMexborough, South Yorkshire25 Jul 2012
Station HotelNorthallerton, North Yorkshire05 Oct 2011
PeacockKettering, Northamptonshire13 Aug 2011
The BritanniaDarlington, Durham12 Aug 2011
Lord NelsonNether Poppleton, North Yorkshire04 Jul 2011
Fox and Hounds InnWest Burton, North Yorkshire28 Oct 2010
Crown & AnchorSowerby (Nr. Thirsk), North Yorkshire16 Oct 2010
The AngelOundle, Northamptonshire19 May 2010
Green DragonBrigstock, Northamptonshire13 May 2010
Wat TylerDartford, Kent10 Apr 2010
Crown HotelLiverpool, Merseyside25 Feb 2010
The MitreEdinburgh, Edinburgh, City of15 Nov 2009
The Hand & HeartPeterborough, Cambridgeshire14 Nov 2009
Fox and HoundsWest Witton, North Yorkshire28 Oct 2009
The Black SwanMiddleham, North Yorkshire28 Aug 2008
The WoolpackWeldon, Northamptonshire27 May 2008

Tasting Summary

These comments are the opinion of the individual reviewer and represent what they thought of the beer on a particular day in a particular pub. If a review is less favourable, it may be because the beer suffered somewhere in the supply chain between them and the brewery.

Horns Inn, Rugeley, Staffordshire

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StuNot Tried11 Mar 2018

The Quays, Darlington, Durham

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried14 Nov 2015

Dog House, Norwich, Norfolk

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HSBNot Tried28 Oct 2015

The Bouncing Barrel, Herne Bay, Kent

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Philip PirripExcellent03 Sep 2015 The blackboard said only Taddy Special which is a non-existent beer. Close examination of the cask label found John Smith's Bitter. A rare beer darn sarf even more so on gravity dispense

The Thirty-Nine Steps Brewhouse (formerly The Thirty-Nine Steps Alehouse), Broadstairs, Kent

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DosserNot Tried27 Jul 2015 Boss told me he bought this one in to show that in a good pub this beer can be good.

Harkers, York, North Yorkshire

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HSBNot Tried26 Mar 2015

Cover Bridge Inn, East Witton, North Yorkshire

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WittendenNot Tried13 Oct 2014
WittendenNot Tried13 Oct 2012
WittendenNot Tried30 Oct 2010

The Castle & Falcon, Newark, Nottinghamshire

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Philip PirripNot Tried03 Aug 2014

Percy Vear's Real Ale House, Keighley, West Yorkshire

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Philip PirripNot Tried27 May 2014 Amazing they get away with not showing an abv on the clip

Three Cranes, York, North Yorkshire

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HSBNot Tried08 May 2014

Terrace, York, North Yorkshire

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HSBNot Tried08 May 2014

The Albert, Hebden Bridge, West Yorkshire

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ChrisENot Tried22 Mar 2014

Navigation Tavern, Mirfield, West Yorkshire

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ChrisENot Tried21 Mar 2014

Railway, Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire

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HSBNot Tried11 Jan 2014

Trent House, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

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Stephen HarrisNot Tried22 Nov 2013

Welby Arms, Allington, Lincolnshire

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WittendenNot Tried12 Sep 2013
WittendenNot Tried23 Oct 2010
WittendenNot Tried24 Oct 2009

Broadways, Didcot, Oxfordshire

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Philip PirripAcceptable06 Sep 2013 Bit of a strange nose

Kings Arms, Caister-on-Sea, Norfolk

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HSBNot Tried13 Jul 2013

The Snickleway Inn, York, North Yorkshire

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HSBNot Tried03 Jul 2013

The Railway, Doncaster, South Yorkshire

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Philip PirripNot Tried01 Mar 2013

The White Horse, Maidstone, Kent

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PedroGood28 Sep 2012
PedroNot Tried24 Aug 2012
PedroNot Tried27 Jul 2012
PedroNot Tried17 Jul 2012
PedroNot Tried14 Jul 2012
PedroNot Tried07 Jul 2012
PedroGood29 Jun 2012
PedroNot Tried27 Apr 2012
PedroNot Tried29 Jan 2012
PedroNot Tried13 Jan 2012
PedroNot Tried16 Oct 2011
AlenomoreNot Tried16 Oct 2011
PedroGood15 Oct 2011
PedroNot Tried05 Mar 2011

The Concertina Band Club, Mexborough, South Yorkshire

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Philip PirripNot Tried25 Jul 2012 Apparently now brewed under contract at Camerons of Hartlepool

Station Hotel, Northallerton, North Yorkshire

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davidg83Acceptable05 Oct 2011 Nothing special. Basic ruby beer with malty nose. Bitter and drying with clinging head.

Peacock, Kettering, Northamptonshire

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StephenNot Tried13 Aug 2011

The Britannia, Darlington, Durham

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Flying.geordieGood12 Aug 2011

Lord Nelson, Nether Poppleton, North Yorkshire

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McGargleNot Tried04 Jul 2011 Courage??? Nah!
McGargleNot Tried08 Feb 2011
McGargleNot Tried07 Feb 2011 Wonder why this is listed under Courage?
McGargleNot Tried30 Dec 2010

Fox and Hounds Inn, West Burton, North Yorkshire

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WittendenNot Tried28 Oct 2010

Crown & Anchor, Sowerby (Nr. Thirsk), North Yorkshire

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McGargleNot Tried16 Oct 2010

The Angel, Oundle, Northamptonshire

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StephenNot Tried19 May 2010

Green Dragon, Brigstock, Northamptonshire

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StephenNot Tried13 May 2010

Wat Tyler, Dartford, Kent

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AlenomoreNot Tried10 Apr 2010
ChrisENot Tried18 Mar 2010

Crown Hotel, Liverpool, Merseyside

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IanPoor25 Feb 2010 Served a bit on the cold side, but this has an odd yeast aroma and I wasn't that impressed with it. Cheap though.

The Mitre, Edinburgh, Edinburgh, City of

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MickNot Tried15 Nov 2009

The Hand & Heart, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

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BlairNot Tried14 Nov 2009

Fox and Hounds, West Witton, North Yorkshire

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WittendenNot Tried28 Oct 2009

The Black Swan, Middleham, North Yorkshire

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AdrianNot Tried28 Aug 2008

The Woolpack, Weldon, Northamptonshire

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StephenGood27 May 2008 Nice suprise in a desert of smooth and creamflow around here very popular not suprised. Interesting malt toast and honey prefer more hops but would go back to it without question.

Heineken John Smith's Bitter (a.k.a. Cask and Original)

3.80% ABV.

We have tried this beer 9 times.

We have given this beer an average score of Acceptable to Good.

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